Suburb Profile Report for Paddington NSW (2021)

Paddington House: Median price $2,277,500, Annual capital growth 6.44%, Number of sales 242, Weekly median advertised rent $1,150

Paddington Unit: Median price $975,000, Annual capital growth 8.99%, Number of sales 99, Weekly median advertised rent $550

  • House
  • Unit
Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Paddington, 2021 to the rest of Australia, it performed quite well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 11.10%.

Paddington,2021 was ranked 3643 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Paddington should be aiming for at least -5.86% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

At number 585 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Paddington is just in the bottom half of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 54.3 for properties listed there.

A $1150 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 2.63%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 6.44%.

With a capital gain of 28.29% for the last 12 months, Paddington, 2021 has performed for property investments than its average annual 8.99% property growth over the last 5 years.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Paddington,2021 has racked up an average of 28.29% over the period. This ranks it number 158th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Paddington should be aiming for at least -2.63% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Situated 2.61km from the CBD, Paddington is one of Woollahra localities in the postcode 2021.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$2,277,500 $975,000
-3.09% -1.52%
11.10% 28.29%
6.44% 8.99%
$1,150 $550
242 99
2.63% 2.93%
54.3 57.94

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Very good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 12135
Median household income ($/weekly) 2290
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 3467
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 3136 25.8
    35-44 years 2330 19.2
    45-54 years 1429 11.8
    55-64 years 1200 9.9
    65-74 years 872 7.2
    Others 3168 26.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 4330 49.2
    Registered Married 3033 34.5
    Defacto Relationship 1435 16.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 6993 65.8
    Papua New Guinea 446 4.2
    United Kingdom 1222 11.5
    United States of America 192 1.8
    Other 626 5.9
    Others 1154 10.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 191 1.9
    Christianity 5865 57.7
    Hinduism 50 0.5
    Judaism 298 2.9
    No Religion 3674 36.1
    Others 93 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 287 6.3
    $1,500-$1,999 463 10.2
    $2,500-$2,999 830 18.2
    $3,000-$3,499 341 7.5
    $4,000 or more 791 17.4
    Others 1839 40.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 5213 55.5
    Not in the labour force 2007 21.4
    Employed, worked part-time 1551 16.5
    Employed, away from work 357 3.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 257 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 1484 20.9
    Professionals 3322 46.7
    Community & personal service workers 450 6.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 814 11.4
    Sales 468 6.6
    Others 578 8.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 167 8.2
    Infants/Primary 503 24.8
    Secondary 305 15.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 137 6.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 818 40.3
    Others 101 5.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 7241 70.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 2244 21.9
    Separate house 716 7.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 69 0.7
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 2374 47.5
    Fully owned 1327 26.6
    Being purchased 1273 25.5
    Other tenure type 24 0.5
    Tenure Type
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